Mixcraft is a fun and easy-to-use program that instantly turns your computer into a fully-stocked music recording studio. The Mixcraft 8 Teacher's Guide is designed to compliment educational programs using Mixcraft in the classroom.
The Mixcraft 8 Teacher’s Guide examines Mixcraft’s many capabilities, including digital signal processing and music composition, and provides numerous examples for incorporating Mixcraft into both musical and non-musical assignments, including marketing and advertising, podcast creation, spoken word performances, and more.
The Mixcraft 8 Teacher's Guide includes a free “Additional Materials Download,” including printable PDF files of lesson plans, allowing teachers and students to work through assignments in tandem. More importantly, the text offers strategies for teaching all aspects of digital music and sound creation in a fun and easy-to-understand fashion.
Following numerous requests for tailor-made Mixcraft lesson plans, the Mixcraft 8 Teacher's Guide offers 16 detailed lesson plans designed specifically for grade school, middle school, and high school students. The lesson plans are divided by estimated classroom time and relevance to interdisciplinary topics.
Chapters 9-24 are the Lesson Plan Projects: